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October 27, 2021

Word of the Day: Treacle

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Word of the Day : October 27, 2021

treacle \TREE-kul\ noun

What It Means

Treacle is a British word for molasses. The heavy sweetness of the syrup influenced people to apply its name to things overly sentimental.

// From beginning to end, the movie had many lines of sentimental treacle. 

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Aired October 27, 2021

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